2 Injection Wells Shut Down, 1 Curbing Activity After Oklahoma Quakes The Oklahoma Corporation Commission says two oil and gas wastewater injection wells are shutting down and one is reducing operations in the Crescent area following several earthquakes.
Sheriff's: No Bomb Found After Energy Plant EvacuationA large natural gas plant in Wise County has been evacuated. The action was taken after the plant received a bomb threat.
Fracking Website Bringing Disclosures Into FocusGas producers in North Texas are now required to publicly disclose the chemicals they use in hydraulic fracturing, and the amount of water they use to do it.
Chesapeake Energy Cutting Production In Barnett ShaleWith natural gas positioned as the energy source to power Texas homes for 200 years, Larry Langston expected to get at least a few decades of production out of the gas under his land.
Gas Drilling Company Recycling "Fracking" WaterThe natural gas drilling process has been saddled with great debate -- mainly concerning the environmental impact. But one "fracking" company is actually putting back what they take out.
Fracking Further Draining Drought-Stricken Lake BenbrookThe expectation among marina owners is that the docks are going to sit on water, and that they won’t have to mow their boat slips. But at Lake Benbrook, where water levels remain at record lows, business owners and lake visitors are wondering where it all went.
Ponder Pondering 90-Day Drilling MoratoriumA North Texas town is looking at a 90-day moratorium on future gas drilling permits. The push comes after some residents started making 'noise' in the Denton County town of Ponder.
Ponder Neighborhood Not Welcoming Gas DrillingResidents in Ponder have a new neighbor. Devon Energy has set up a gas drilling site just 400 feet from the neighborhood's fences.
North Texas Residents Lawsuits Claim Gas Drilling Contaminated WaterFive Residents who live near natural gas drilling sites have filed two lawsuits against three energy companies, accusing them of contaminating their drinking water with chemicals.